Begin your A4TD program application to take the first step on your continued career journey.

We help experienced workers become qualified candidates for the jobs they want.

Clients who contact an A4TD field training office will be served by staff who are well trained in all aspects of career counseling, knowledgeable of the local job market, and well-informed about local support services, training providers and other resources.

The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)

The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is a community service and work-based job training program for older Americans. Authorized and funded by Title V of the Older Americans Act, the program provides training for income eligible, unemployed job seekers age 55+.

SCSEP participants gain paid work experience in a variety of community service activities at 501(c)(3) non-profits and public agencies. Their efforts help partner programs that make a big impact in local communities.

Learn more about SCSEP

“I felt my skills improving and I was getting back on track. My self confidence improved in a big way.”

Earlene SCSEP Participant

The Vermont Returnship Program

The Vermont Returnship Program connects employers with experienced workers who are looking for new opportunities. It is appropriate for individuals who left the workforce and would like to return, or those who are currently employed but would like to explore new opportunities.

Learn more about Returnships

“I found an opportunity to try something new. It helped me see I have a lot of skills and a lot to offer! I'm optimistic that I have a positive path ahead of me.”

Renee Program Participant

Learn IT 2 Work: Improve Your Tech Skills

is a 4-5 day computer skills training program designed for job seekers, older adults and anyone needing basic computer skills. Participants learn about information technology (IT!) and how to use the computer for the most frequent tasks such as email, searching the internet and creating document. Attendees will complete the program with increased computer proficiency and improved skills.

Learn more about Learn IT 2 Work

“I used to have such anxiety about using a computer, now I navigate like a whiz. I smile every time I turn it on.”

Don SCSEP Participant

Are you eligible for SCSEP?

We also offer a printable version of the application. Feel free to print and complete, then fax it to us at 802-524-9933 or scan and email to

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“The SCSEP was a turning point in my career and my life. I grew in many ways. I recommend trying the program to anyone who wants training and help finding a job that they actually like.”

The Vermont Returnship Program Application: 1 of

“I found an opportunity to try something new. It helped me see I have a lot of skills and a lot to offer! I'm optimistic that I have a positive path ahead of me”